global paralysis

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glo·bal pa·ral·y·sis

paralysis of both whole sides of the body.

glo·bal pa·ral·y·sis

(glōbăl pă-rali-sis)
Complete paralysis of both sides of the body.
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Untreated animals with flavivirus (Modoc virus was used) showed generalized paralysis, tremor, and flaccid paralysis of hind legs before death.
The muscle spasms usually start in the jaw (which is why the disease is sometimes called "lockjaw") and neck and may spread to many other muscles, leading to generalized paralysis.
At the age of 4 years, she developed a generalized paralysis that necessitated hospital admission and prolonged ventilatory support.
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